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    I am glad to have found this forum. I've not set up my aquarium yet, still have a hard time deciding what to stock it with. My tank is small since our space is limited. I love cichlids, but looks like I will not have enough room in such a small tank (20 gallon).

    My second choice would be tiger barbs, but from what I have read that is not possible either. Can anyone tell me what kind of fish I can put in such a small tank?

    Are there other barbs that would do well in a 20 gallon tank? Your suggestions would really be appreciated as I don't want to stock it with the wrong stuff and have to watch it die or suffer because of my ignorance.


    thanks

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    Welcome to AC!

    You could do a large school of neon tetras or a smaller school of the larger type tetras. Add some cory's for the bottom. Mollies, platies, swords, guppies, etc are also suitable I think.
    ~Col~

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    I would agree with the tetra suggestions. Cories are really fun to watch as well. Neons look very serene when they school, too.
    Best of luck finding information and finding out what you'll put in your new tank! ^^
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